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Liberal Diplomat Resigns
From State Department

PJ Media, by Michael Van Der Galien

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Posted By:Hazymac, 12/11/2017 9:44:15 PM

A supposed "rising star" at the State Department has resigned in anger over President Trump´s and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson´s policies. Elizabeth Shackelford gave her resignation letter to the left-leaning Foreign Policy magazine, which was, of course, all too happy to publish it. Shackelford´s letter says she believes the new administration has abandoned human rights as a priority, and shows disdain for the State Department´s diplomatic work. "I have deep respect for the career Foreign and Civil Service staff who, despite the stinging disrespect this Administration has shown our profession, continue the struggle to keep our foreign policy on the positive

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One drip from the swamp is better than no drip. Jimmy Carter has obsessed over human rights for forty years, and it finally drove him into the arms of such humanitarians as Yasser Arafat, Robert Mugabe, and Daniel Ortega. Shackelford doesn´t need to go away angry. She can just go away. So can the rest in Foggy Bottom who think like her.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: cjohn2979, 12/11/2017 9:52:33 PM     (No. 11477986)

Adios.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 12/11/2017 9:55:46 PM     (No. 11477989)

State may finally be getting it right´

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Reply 3 - Posted by: hoopsfan, 12/11/2017 9:55:48 PM     (No. 11477990)

Better that she be a shrieking bird on the outside than a Deep State mole on the inside.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 12/11/2017 10:16:50 PM     (No. 11478003)

One more swamp critter floats out belly up. Win, win, win! Still not tired of it. MAGA!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 12/11/2017 10:23:29 PM     (No. 11478011)

How about all the disrespect that this department has shown our own country over the years under democrat presidents?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TexasHillCountry, 12/11/2017 10:27:43 PM     (No. 11478014)

How about "struggling" to implement POTUS Trump´s foreign policy goals. I mean that piece of paper we call The Constitution only gives HIM the authority to set it and NOT career foreign service or civil service pukes.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: avanti1, 12/11/2017 10:36:14 PM     (No. 11478018)

As a diplomat, Shackelford must know that elections have consequences.

During the eight years Obama was the president, he appointed Hillary Clinton and John Kerry to run the State Department. The world became more violent and the influence, stature and respect of the US tanked as State Department budgets swelled.

American voters rejected Hillary´s policies and corruption and voted Trump to be president to clean house and restore sanity to the State Department. Trump appointed Tillerson as Secretary of State and he has been doing a great job. Too bad your "skills" are not compatible with a well run organization.

Good riddance, you will not be missed.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Laotzu, 12/11/2017 10:37:37 PM     (No. 11478020)

You never hear this Libtards talking about their principal responsibility -- advocating for US interests in international affairs. They really do think they are nothing but international social workers.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Omen, 12/11/2017 10:44:42 PM     (No. 11478025)

Gone & forgotten.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: geoman, 12/11/2017 10:52:07 PM     (No. 11478033)

As Obama snidely said, "Elections have consequences."

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ArthurDent, 12/11/2017 11:13:00 PM     (No. 11478045)

I wish I knew which country the State department has been promoting for about the last 40 years, I don´t think it´s this one.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: pilot222, 12/11/2017 11:34:24 PM     (No. 11478052)

I hope this "genius" ,this "rising star" in the real world will end up in the typing pool or mail room. Welcome to the working world, swampcritter!!!!!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: arcady, 12/11/2017 11:34:57 PM     (No. 11478053)

Liberals just don´t quit. They poison the well first. I´d say have the FBI check her out for espionage. But then we all know how that would turn out.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Dipi, 12/11/2017 11:41:04 PM     (No. 11478054)

Good riddance. You work for the secretary of state; he doesn´t work for you.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: harper, 12/12/2017 12:11:36 AM     (No. 11478059)

The leftist bias of State has been discussed openly for decades. Losing even one swamp creature is thus a help.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Pchristopher, 12/12/2017 12:16:52 AM     (No. 11478061)

Good!! Get lost!!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: SALady, 12/12/2017 12:36:53 AM     (No. 11478065)

Hon, don´t let the door hit you where the good Lord split you!!!!

This is another big win for President Trump!!! Hopefully many more LIE-berals will follow her lead!!!!!

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Reply 18 - Posted by: leonardo, 12/12/2017 12:47:03 AM     (No. 11478068)

Was she wearing her "pussy hat" when she handed over that screed? And don´t let the door hit you in the .... on your way out.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Peaches, 12/12/2017 1:14:38 AM     (No. 11478082)

See ya!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/12/2017 1:30:10 AM     (No. 11478086)

A big problem with a lot of the liberal “diplomats” at the Dept. of State is that they believe that they are there to represent foreign countries in their dealings with the USA.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 12/12/2017 1:47:17 AM     (No. 11478092)

Good riddance to all of the America-hating liberals in the State Dept. Happy to ghost write a resignation letter for any who are too lazy to write one.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: pensom2, 12/12/2017 2:08:49 AM     (No. 11478097)

I´d say she´s making this announcement because she´s fishing for a job with some liberal organization, perhaps as a foreign affairs commentator on MSNBC, CNN, ABC, etc.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/12/2017 5:37:01 AM     (No. 11478142)

Funny how a libtard is always painted as a rising star. I say good riddance to bad rubbish.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 12/12/2017 7:40:00 AM     (No. 11478211)

Why was she "rising"? Because she went to all the right parties and schmoozed the right people?

Oops, Trump´s world is based on what you accomplish, not who you know. Not much room for liberal party goers. They probably asked her to actually show up to work and she got incensed!


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Reply 25 - Posted by: volksford, 12/12/2017 8:39:56 AM     (No. 11478259)

It surprises me how these federal employees have the employer/employee relationship upside down.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: nuclearnavymom, 12/12/2017 8:41:30 AM     (No. 11478265)

SO MUCH WIN!!!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: heartsurgeon, 12/12/2017 8:45:30 AM     (No. 11478270)

Clever girl (am i allowed to say that?). She virtue signals her quitting work in a leftist publication. Will look good in her resume. I suspect she was about to be fired or demoted.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 12/12/2017 8:52:30 AM     (No. 11478279)

The sobering thought is that there are thousands just like her still at State. She´s just a drop in the bucket. I wish there could be a wholesale cleaning out of Obie´s left overs. And I still wonder how he found so many like him to staff his administration. I don´t even know anyone that would qualify.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 12/12/2017 8:53:23 AM     (No. 11478281)

WHO would qualify. Sorry.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Penney, 12/12/2017 1:11:48 PM     (No. 11478615)

BRAVO!! What good news! The beginning of a trend? ...Who is next?!!

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Reply 31 - Posted by: sceptic82, 12/12/2017 2:42:04 PM     (No. 11478718)

Look at her twitter feed. If this is what we have at the State Department, then God bless Rex Tillerson.

https://twitter.com/lizzyshackelfor?lang=en



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